"Botball takes the promising math or science student and challenges them to become more."

   - Becky Ann,
      Team Mentor

Smart Robots. Smarter Students!
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Reusable Components

All components of the Botball kit, including building materials, robot controllers, sensors, and motors, remain with the team leader after the tournament for use in the classroom.

In a recent survey, 86% of Botball team leaders reported using these components for educational activities outside of Botball throughout the academic year.

Uses for a Botball kit outside the Botball season:

  • Incorporate the kit components into other courses such as physics, technology, or computer classes
  • Use individual elements to enhance activities within a class such as a simple machines lesson or data collection around the school
  • Prepare a fall challenge to get students excited about the new season
  • Allow students to check out the kit to do independent projects, science fairs or engineering fairs
  • Encourage students to build showcase robots for the Autonomous Robot Showcase at the Global Conference on Educational Robotics